14-Rohingya arrested at Bangladesh-Burma border

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Bangladesh Coastguards arrested 14 Rohingyas from different entry points of Bangladesh- Burma border and handed over to Teknaf police station on October 21, Didar, a local from Teknaf town said. Continue reading “14-Rohingya arrested at Bangladesh-Burma border”

Police uses old cases to extort money

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw police arrested a businessman with old case of 2012 – Implicating with an arson attack – from Kanna gust house, near Maungdaw jetty, on October 20, according to Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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BGP extorting from travelers a long Maungdaw-Alay Than Kyaw highway road

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) guarding near the bridges are extorting money from Rohingya travelers and vehicles since 2012 and now increasing more since Rohingya denied to participate in census program, said Hamid Hussion, a student from Maungdaw south.
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Increasing arbitrary arrests, tortures, detentions and killings in Maungdaw

By Fayas Ahmed

The latest tactics of arbitrary arrests, tortures, detentions and killings of Rohingya innocent people at Maungdaw Township in Arakan State, with false and fabricated allegation has become the daily phenomenon of President Thein Sein’s regime and his accomplices.
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In the name of RSO searching, army destroy houses and shop

Maungdaw, Arakan State: More than one hundred military went to Thee Chaung (Balu Khali) village of Powet Chaung village tract of Maungdaw Township and searched and destroyed three houses and one shop of Rohingyas over the allegation that some RSO members entered that place and taking shelter on October 21, at about 9:00am, said Rashidul Amin (not real name) a village elder from the areas. Continue reading “In the name of RSO searching, army destroy houses and shop”